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SACFS

SA Country Fire Service Station

Freeling

Information on this station was last updated on Thursday, March 4, 2021

Freeling Station
Freeling Station     -     Picture by CFS Promotions Unit
Freeling 34P
Freeling 34P     -     Picture by Steven Wegener
Freeling QRV
Freeling QRV     -     Picture by Emergency Services Adelaide

Comments On Station New QAV appliance delivered April 2008
New 34P delivered September 2015

Station Information
Region : Region 2
Group : Light Group
Established: 1945

Contact Information
Physical Location 9 Stephenson Street, Freeling SA
(See this station on Google Maps)
CFS Map Book Map: MLR 207A Ref: 986852
GPS Latitude: -34.456854 Longitude: 138.807524
(See an aerial view of this station using Google Earth (GDA94))
Phone Numbers In an EMERGENCY Triple Zero - 000
Station When Manned (08) 8525 2350
Fax (08) 8525 2636
Postal Address PO Box 366,
Freeling SA 5372

How To Join
Training Occurs Thursdays 7.30pm
Advice to Recruits Please contact the Captain, Ricky Noakes, or attend the station on a training night
Advice to Cadets Please contact the Captain, Ricky Noakes, or attend the station on a training night

Vehicles & Appliances
Freeling 34P 4WD, 3000L Light Pumper
Make and Model: Isuzu FTS800 Crew
Water Capacity: 3000 Litres
Foam Quantity: 60 Litres
Registration Number: S685AQM
Equipment: Breathing Apparatus: 4
Lighting
Generator
GPS
Freeling QRV 4WD, 500L Quick Response Vehicle
Make and Model: Toyota Landcruiser
Water Capacity: 580 Litres
Foam Quantity: 20 Litres
Registration Number: XQO221
Equipment:

Emergency Response Information
Response Types : Natural Disasters - Storm Damage / Flooding
Fires - Other - Car, Rubbish and Other fires
Fires - Rural - Grass Fires, Bush Fires
Fires - Structure - House / Factory / Shed Fires
 
Specialist Equipment : Breathing Apparatus - 4 sets
Defibrillator
Firefighting Foam - 80 Litres
Portable Generator - 1 unit(s)
GPS - 1 unit(s)
Portable flood lighting - 1 set(s)
Quick Fill Pump - 1 unit(s)
 
Response Area Includes : Agricultural Crops - Agricultural Crops
Grasslands - Grasslands
Hills & Mountains - Hills & Mountains
Industrial Parks - Industrial and Commercial areas
Rural Areas - General Rural environments
Bushland & Scrub - Bushland & Scrub
Towns & Urban Areas - Towns & Urban Areas
 
Communications : GRN Radio Channel: 100 & 080
VHF Radio Channel: 103,99,109
UHF CB Radio Channel: 9

Incidents Attended Statistics for 2019-20 - 58 Responses
Accidental operation of alarm, human activity simulated cond. - 762 1 1.72% 1 Hrs 0.03%
Alarm system suspected malfunction - 739 4 6.90% 11 Hrs 0.37%
Assist other agencies 5 8.62% 282 Hrs 9.38%
Building fire - structure & content 1 1.72% 182 Hrs 6.05%
Did not arrive (stop call) 3 5.17% 10 Hrs 0.33%
Grain / crop fire 2 3.45% 95 Hrs 3.16%
Grass or stubble fire 13 22.41% 281 Hrs 9.35%
Minor fuel or oil spill 1 1.72% 5 Hrs 0.17%
Mobile property fire - passenger vehicle 1 1.72% 3 Hrs 0.10%
Power line down 1 1.72% 16 Hrs 0.53%
Rubbish fire 1 1.72% 192 Hrs 6.39%
Scrub and grass fire 17 29.31% 1,493 Hrs 49.67%
Tree down 2 3.45% 14 Hrs 0.47%
Vehicle accident / no injury 3 5.17% 164 Hrs 5.46%
Vehicle accident with injuries 3 5.17% 257 Hrs 8.55%
Total Incidents for 2019-20 58 3,006 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2018-19 31 2516 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2017-18 61 843 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2016-17 49 709 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2015-16 154 1064 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2014-15 52 918 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2013-14 62 1114 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2012-13 55 768 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2011-12 58 997 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2010-11 44 541 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2009-10 40 436 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2008-09 68 1242 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2007-08 37 661 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2006-07 52 3349 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2005-06 50 753 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2004-05 35 324 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2003-04 50 578 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2002-03 34 423 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2001-02 62 784 Hrs
Total Incidents for 2000-01 50
Total Incidents for 1999-00 44
Total Incidents for 1998-99 35
Total Incidents for 1997-98 31

Post Codes
In Response Area
5371 5372 5373 5400 5410
Towns, Suburbs & Localities In Response Area
Fords, SA
Freeling, SA
Linwood, SA
Magdala, SA
Morn Hill,
Templers, SA

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